Shifley Lecture Series
- November 12, 2019
- 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
- Midshipman Public
- Preble Hall
Please join us in the Museum on Tuesday, November 12 where Caroline Johnson, USNA Class of 2009 will give a talk on her book "Jet Girl: My Life in War, Peace, and the Cockpit of the Navy's Most Lethal Aircraft, the F/A-18 Super Hornet"
This lecture series is funded by the USNA Class of 1950 Museum Endowment in recognition of the significant contribution made to the Endowment by the Shifley Trust. VADM Ralph Shifley, a graduate of the Naval Academy Class of 1933, was designated a naval aviator in 1937. He participated in WWII operations against the Japanese at New Guinea, Saipan, Guam, the Palaus, and the Philippines. He was awarded the Navy Cross and the Distinguished Flying Cross.
Second talk at 1900 for midshipmen.
All presentations are at 1230 in the Museum auditorium on the 2nd deck of Preble Hall. All are welcome. We will conclude in time for midshipmen to make 5th period.
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